Robert Charles Carruthers, 67, of Chappells, died Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at Palmetto Health Richland.

Born on December 5, 1947, in California, he was a son of the late Louise Houston. A proud accomplishment for Mr. Carruthers was his service in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a carpenter.

He is survived by daughters, Stephanie Brooks of Pomaria, Sebrina (Hiro) Shimoda of Chappells and Samantha Nobles of Anderson; a step-daughter, Stacy Graham of Whitmire; niece and nephews, Tina Gennari, Malcolm Ridener and Robert Ridener and nine grandchildren.

A gathering for family and friends will be held from 6:00 – 8:00 pm Thursday at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home.

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#5 Beverly Martin 2015-05-14 10:48
Sebrina, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your dad. I can relate to what you are feeling as I too lost mine just last year. Praying that God grant you and your family comfort during this time of need.
#4 Lloan Mcracken 2015-05-12 23:11
My condolences to you and your family. Your father is in a better place and is not suffering anymore. He will always be with you in spirit until you guys meet again
#3 Patricia &Ernie 2015-05-12 18:46
Sabrina we are so sorry to hear about the loss of your father we will keep you and your family in our prayers if there is anything we can do please don't hesitate to ask may God see you and your family through this difficult time
#2 Christy Paul 2015-05-12 17:57
Sebrina so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. You and your family will be in my prayers. May you all feel GOD'S presence during this difficult time! I am here if you need anything..... Hugs
#1 Debbie Graham Winche 2015-05-12 17:50
I am so very sorry for the loss of your father. I have prayed to God to give you comfort; strength and peace during this time. My thoughts and prayers are with you!!
With deepest symparthy,
Debbie Graham Winchester

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